Rob Schneider Rips UC Berkeley: ‘Add Burning Books to the Curriculum’


The actor and comedian Rob Schneider attacked UC Berkeley over its failure to protect free speech on campus following the cancellation of a speech by conservative commentator Ann Coulter, suggesting the university should “add burning books to the curriculum.” “UC Berkeley, after you done eliminating speech you don’t like & words you don’t like what’s next?” Schneider wrote in a tweet. “Maybe add burning books to the curriculum.” UC Berkeley, after your done eliminating speech you don’t like & words you don’t like what’s next?Maybe add burning books to the curriculum — Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) April 26, 2017 In another tweet, Schneider said that “freedom of thought, speech, conscience & informed consent to medical risk taking. There’s no greater calling for Americas in the 21st century.” Freedom of thought,speech,conscience & informed consent to medical risk taking. There’s no greater calling for Americans in the 21st Century — Rob Schneider (@RobSchneider) April 26, 2017 Schneider’s comments come after conservative commentator Ann Coulter was forced to cancel her speech at the university, after law enforcement sources told Fox News that there was a “99% chance” of violence from left-wing activists if the speech went ahead. In February, riots broke out at UC Berkeley, causing the cancellation
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